12 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

12 days in Colorado Springs & Monument Itinerary

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Colorado Springs
— 9 nights
2
Monument
— 2 nights

9
nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop and Museum of Colorado Prisons. Discover out-of-the-way places like Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center and North Cheyenne Canon Park. Explore Colorado Springs' surroundings by going to Divide (Mueller State Park & Horsethief Falls), Cripple Creek (Phantom Canyon Road, Old Homestead House Museum, &more) and Florissant (Florissant Fossil Quarry & Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument). Next up on the itinerary: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, head outdoors with Adventures Out West, steep yourself in history at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, and get your game on at Arcade Amusements, Inc.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Colorado Springs trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Colorado Springs. In July in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Monument.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Cripple Creek, Manitou Springs, Canon City, Divide, Florissant
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North Cheyenne Canon Park ©
North Cheyenne Canon Park
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado
Arcade Amusements, Inc ©
Arcade Amusements, Inc

2
nights
Monument

Monument ©
The Town of Monument is a statutory town situated at the base of the Rampart Range in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. On the 19th (Sun), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at 300 Days of Shine, thenplay a few rounds at Kings Deer Golf Club, and then look for gifts at Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Monument attractions site.

Monument is very close to Colorado Springs. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Monument

Outdoors Shopping Golf
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Monument Rock Trail ©
Monument Rock Trail
Kings Deer Golf Club ©
Kings Deer Golf Club
Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique ©
Peak Ranch's Alpaca Boutique

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